Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

Gibson’s Law and Software Engineering

I’m giving a talk tomorrow at the University of Toronto titled “Gibson’s Law and Software Engineering”. PowerPoint and PDF are both now online, for those of...
March 11, 2007

Finding Python Security Holes for GalCon

I’m (still) in love with GalCon, a five-minute real-time strategy game that’s surprisingly addictive. Its author, Phil Hassey, would like to provide a plugi...
March 11, 2007

SciPy’07 Dates Announced

According to www.scipy.org, The SciPy 2007 Conference will be on August 16-17 this year; tutorials and sprints will run on the 14th, 15th, and 18th. I won’t...
March 11, 2007

How to Be a Good Summer of Code Mentor

Lots of people are linking to this post by Federico Mena-Quintero — it’s a very useful set of guidelines, and I hope lots of people will give it a try.
March 11, 2007